Plumbing and heating contractors categorised as Key Workers
The government has classified plumbing and heating workers as ‘Key Workers’, making children of these trades prioritised for education provision.
Government ignores overwhelming opposition and ends renewable Feed-in Tariff pre-accreditation
Renewables and solar are about giving power to the people, this is going in the opposite direction, warns the Solar Trade Association.
The Green Deal is scrapped
No more funding for scheme hailed as “transformational” at 2013 launch.
Worcester Bosch presents hydrogen-ready boiler
MPs have been shown Worcester Bosch’s new ‘clean gas development lab’ and saw at first hand the company’s first hydrogen-ready boiler
Plastic pipes dominating new build
Data shows use is now up 60%.
Flamco unveils greener generation of products
Flamco unveiled its Flexcon Premium range of expansion vessels during a launch event at London’s Shard building this week
Baxi 800 range ready for September launch
Baxi has unveiled its new 800 range of boilers ahead of a full release next month, on September 2nd
Skills shortage biggest concern in plumbing sector
but professionals would still recommend it as a career.
Transit tops insurer list of popular vans for builders
The Van Insurer has crunched its quote data from the last 12 months to find the most popular vans amongst those looking for insurance cover
OFTEC points way to apprenticeships opportunity
Government is falling a long way short of its target of three million apprenticeship starts by 2020